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Mountjoy Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Montjoie in La Manche, France, named with Old French mont ‘hill’, ‘mountain’ (see Mont) + joie ‘joy’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Montjoy, Monty, Mount, Mounsey, Mountain, Courtney, Mondor, Munsey

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Mountjoy Family Origin

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Mountjoy Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mountjoy. A less common occupation for the Mountjoy family was Miner. The most common Mountjoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Mountjoy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Miner

    6%

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Mountjoy Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mountjoy ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mountjoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Mountjoy lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, Mountjoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mountjoy in 1959 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

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